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June 29, 7:45am - 9:00am

708 *Canceled* Safety Beyond PPE I Human Behavior
705 A Sports Medicine Approach to Ergonomics I Ergonomics
715 Assessing the Risk, Protecting the Brand I Risk Management / Insurance
707 Beyond the OSHA Log: Safety Management Systems for Health Care E Healthcare / Wellness
712 Employment Law Faux Pas and Pitfalls the Safety Professional Must Avoid I Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
721 Evolution of Protective and Enhanced Visibility Apparel B Technical / Engineering / Standards
704 Fine Focus on Chemical Hygiene in Your HAZCOM Program B Environment / Hazardous Material
706 Flammable and Combustible Liquid Safety - Is Everyone's Responsibility I Fire Protection
723 Fundamentals of SH&E: Basic Construction B Fundamentals
710 Global Best Practice in Safety - A Benchmarking Study E International
702 High Impact Mentoring for Performance I Business Skills & Personal Development
718 How to Systematically Build and Strengthen Your Safety Culture I Executive, Safety Management
716 JSA vs. Pre-Task Safety Planning: What's the Difference and the Value of Each? B Safety Management
725 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Health and Safety Best Practices in the Utilities Industry Key Issue Roundtables
724 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: What Does a Bow Tie Have to Do With Risk Assessment? Key Issue Roundtables
709 Mobile Hearing Screening: A Viable Option? E Industrial Hygiene / Health
711 MyHSSE - The Smarter Reporting Solutions to Enhance HSSE Performance in KOC E International, Oil & Gas
719 New Solutions to Equipment & Facilities Installations' Safety Risks Using Integrated Hazard Analysis A Technical / Engineering / Standards
713 OSHA's Confined Spaces in Construction 2015 Standard I Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
701 Partner-Centered Safety: A New Leadership Approach for Safety Excellence E Business Skills & Personal Development
720 Process Safety Management Best Practice Line Break Program I Technical / Engineering / Standards
714 Serious Injury & Fatality Prevention and Operational Risk Management I Risk Assessment, Executive
703 UAV Safety Issues and Safety Applications for the Construction Industry I Construction / Mining
717 Waking-Up to Fatigue Risks in the Workplace E Safety Management
722 Wild, Wacky & Highly Effective Training - Improve Your Safety Training Today! I Training / Education

June 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

665 3 A's of Ninja Awesomeness: Ninja-Style Back Safety & Injury Prevention I Ergonomics
674 Current Research - Safety & Health Management System Performance Measurement I Safety Management
660 From Safety Leader to Business Partner 2016 A Business Skills & Personal Development
676 Getting it Right: Contractor EHS Management in a Complex World I Safety Management
669 How a Major Oil & Gas Operator Connected the Impact of PSM to Daily Operations A Oil & Gas
677 Improving Integrated Health & Safety Management with Research and Best Practice I Safety Management
684 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Changing the Career Landscape For Our Future OSH Professionals Key Issue Roundtables
683 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Environmental Releases - Sharing Experiences on How to Manage the Incident Key Issue Roundtables
680 Lights Camera Action!!! - Making Your Own Safety Movies I Training / Education
682 Managing For-Hire Transportation Risk E Transportation
667 Occupational Health Hazards - Are You at Risk? B Industrial Hygiene / Health
671 OSHA - Saving Lives One Case at a Time Part 2 B, I, A, E Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
670 OSHA's Enforcement of the General Duty Clause: An Investigation into Citations I Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
681 PPE for Leaders: Leadership Development for Front Line Supervisors I Training / Education
672 Risk Quantification: How to Engage the C-Suite in the Value of Safety A Risk Assessment
666 Staying Healthy When Life is Fast B Healthcare / Wellness
673 Strategies for Preventing Fatal and Life Changing Injury Events I Risk Management / Insurance
664 The 17 Mistakes In Emergency Plans & How to Correct Them I Emergency Management / Security
663 The Buried Truth Uncovered I Construction / Mining
679 The Impact of Struck-by Falling Objects and Best Practice to Prevent Incident A Technical / Engineering / Standards
661 The Role of Leadership Acts in Preventing Material Unwanted Events E Business Skills & Personal Development
662 Utilizing SharePoint to Improve Recordkeeping on a Multi-Contractor Worksite I Construction / Mining
678 Wheels Really Do Matter to Industrial Workplace Safety I Technical / Engineering / Standards
668 Working Together to Tackle Psychosocial Risks - A Challenge for the OSH Profession I International

June 27, 10:45am - 11:45am

501 7 Insights into Safety Leadership E Business Skills & Personal Development, Executive
524 Audit Your Fleet Safety Process to Drive Excellence I Transportation
516 Disney's Journey of Using 5S to Enhance Culture I Executive, Safety Management
504 Effectively Managing a Crisis and the First Steps to Take When a Crisis Strikes I Emergency Management / Security
521 Fall Prevention: When the Tool Undermines the Training I Technical / Engineering / Standards
525 Fundamentals of SH&E: Hazard Identification and Control Fundamentals
512 GHS: OSHA's Final Deadline - Last Call for Employer Compliance I Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
510 Global Briefing 2016 A International
514 Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment Meet at the Crossroads for a Safe Outcome I Risk Management / Insurance, Risk Assessment
520 How to Implement ISO 45001 in Your Organization A Technical / Engineering / Standards, Safety Management
519 It Ain't Easy Being Green! "Green" Jobs and Sustainable Products Best Practices I Sustainability
526 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Workplace Examinations: MSHA Requirements & Best Practices Key Issue Roundtables
502 Life Cycle of a Safety Career - A Modern Path I Business Skills & Personal Development
503 Mishap Prevention: Protecting the Workforce on Critical Federal Facilities E Construction / Mining
522 NFPA 652 - The New Standard for Combustible Dust I Technical / Engineering / Standards
513 OSHA Process Safety Management - Understanding Requirements and Preparing for an Inspection I Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
509 Power Trip: A Look at Occupational Health Issues in the Power Generation Industry A Industrial Hygiene / Health
511 Reducing Worker Exposure to Hydrocarbon Vapors in the Onshore O&G Industry I Oil & Gas
523 S-T-R-E-T-C-H Your Training Dollars and R-E-A-C-H Remote Employees Worldwide I Training / Education
518 Safety Excellence: The Big 5 at L'Oreal I Safety Management
515 Safety for Advanced Manufacturing and Materials - New Challenges for the Safety Professional I Risk Management / Insurance
508 Safety's "Missing Link" - The Human Element B Human Behavior
505 Sit - Stand Workstations: Pros and Cons B Ergonomics
507 Sleep Deprivation & Health Risk Management - High Risk Environments/Transportation B Healthcare / Wellness
517 The Relationship Between Legal and Safety I Safety Management
506 The Role of the International Fire Code in Promoting Safety A Fire Protection

June 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm

748 A Culture of Fear - When the RIGHT is Actually Perceived as the WRONG I Safety Management
737 A Framework for a Heat Stress Prevention Program Based on National Guidelines B Industrial Hygiene / Health
736 Behavior-Based Safety: When it Works and When it Doesn't Work I Human Behavior
752 Combining Behavioral Safety Theory and Telematics I Transportation
731 Construction Safety Forum I Construction / Mining
735 Contagion Conundrum - How the Ebola Outbreak Led to Improved Worker Protection A Healthcare / Wellness
747 Creating a Serious Incident-Fatality Observation Process by Using Big Data I Safety Management
740 Effective Safety Management by Upstream Oil Industry in Pakistan A Oil & Gas
750 Electrical Safety When Working Near Overhead Power Lines I Technical / Engineering / Standards
746 Exploring Safety Exposures When Working Outdoors B Safety Management, Executive
744 How ISO 45001 Will Drive Business Excellence A Executive, Risk Management / Insurance
739 International Practices of SH&E Metrics & Its Alignment with Business Functions A International
753 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Sharing Your Emergency Management Best Practices Key Issue Roundtables
754 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Sharing Your Strategies and Techniques to Integrate Safety Into Business Operations Key Issue Roundtables
743 Occupational Dog Bite Prevention I Risk Management / Insurance
741 OSHA's Hazard Communication 2012 Standard and Compliance Directive - The Final Steps I Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
742 Safety Saves! Integrating ANSI Z10 Risk Assessment into Lean Management Systems I Risk Assessment
751 Safety... Common Sense? I Don't Think So! I Training / Education
745 Serious Incident PreventionTM: Sustaining Incident-free Operations I Safety Management
749 Slips, Trips and Falls: Is Your Prevention Program Multifactorial I Technical / Engineering / Standards
730 The Wife Left Behind: The Making of a Safety Professional I Business Skills & Personal Development
734 Understanding Fatigue and the Implications for Worker Safety I Ergonomics
732 Understanding Trenching Protective Systems B Construction / Mining
733 Violence at Work - Shooting Your Mouth Off... or Other Things? I Emergency Management / Security

June 27, 3:15pm - 4:15pm

566 A Federal OSHA Safe Patient Handling & Mobility Inspection & Citation I Healthcare / Wellness
575 A Healthy Workforce: How Workers' Comp and Wellness Programs Go Together B Risk Management / Insurance
564 Auditing for Compliance with Fire Code Hazardous Materials Requirements B Environment / Hazardous Material
571 Confined Spaces in Construction: The Big Picture B Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
565 Evolving the Way We Work with Today's Technologies B Ergonomics
562 Examining a Decade of NORA for the Construction Sector - Success or Failure? E Construction / Mining
560 Facilitating Leadership Through INFLUENCE I Business Skills & Personal Development
563 High-Reliability Safety During Emergency Operations A Emergency Management / Security
578 How to Maintain Productive and Safe Operations Amid a Changing Workforce E Safety Management
577 Identifying Cultural Hazards: Four Clues Your Organization is Out of Balance I Safety Management
567 Improving Safety, Quality and Performance Using Critical Error Reduction Techniques I Human Behavior
568 Industrial Hygiene Sampling Plans - Practices and Pitfalls B Industrial Hygiene / Health
583 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Consultants' Skills and Marketing - What Have I Got and How Do I Let Others Know? Key Issue Roundtables
584 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Managing OSH Risk and Business Polarities When There are Competing Priorities Key Issue Roundtables
580 Making the Fall Protection System Fit the Workplace B Technical / Engineering / Standards
569 Measuring Health and Safety Performance Globally: ASTM Standard E2920 - 14 A International
574 Preventing Opioid Overuse in Workers' Compensation A Risk Management / Insurance
561 Protecting Your Company's Bottom Line Through Safety B Business Skills & Personal Development, Executive
579 Right-sizing Your Risk Management and OSHMS Approach: A Guide for SMEs A Safety Management, Technical / Engineering / Standards
573 Risk Assessments - A Semi-Quantitative Control Mitigation Strategy I Risk Assessment
572 Safety Success for Multi-Site Organizations I Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
570 Selection, Use, Care and Maintenance of FR and AR Clothing I Oil & Gas
576 The Eleven Practices that Separate Companies Who Sustain World-Class Safety Performance A Safety Management
581 Would You Watch Out For My Safety? E Training / Education

June 28, 10:30am - 11:45am

613 A Fresh Approach to Risk Assessment I Risk Assessment
618 A Strong Safety Culture - No and Heck No! A Safety Management, Executive
603 ANSI/ASSE A10 Construction Standards - Significant Standards Pending I Construction / Mining
606 Asbestos Management 101 - A Refresher I Environment / Hazardous Material
620 Becoming a Benchmark: A Case Study in Safety Performance Transformation I Executive, Safety Management
604 Construction Safety Discipline - Termination or Rehabilitation? I Construction / Mining
610 Fatality & Catastrophic Event Prevention A Oil & Gas, Risk Assessment
624 Fundamentals of SH&E: Workplace Health B Fundamentals
607 Green Beans & Ice Cream: Why Zero Injuries Is Not Your Goal I Human Behavior
623 How Benchmarking Can Improve Your Organization's Fleet Safety Performance A Transportation
625 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Using Good Design to Reduce Risk Key Issue Roundtables
617 Leadership for Today's Problems A Safety Management
615 Lone Worker Safety: Behavior-based Self-management Anchored in Personal Values I Safety Management, Human Behavior
609 Making People Safer Globally - 2 Part Session: I International
626 New SILICA Rule from OSHA B, I, A, E Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector, Environment / Hazardous Material, Construction / Mining
614 No Weak Links in Your Supply Chain E Risk Management / Insurance
611 OSHA's Initiative to Protect Temporary Workers A Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
605 Practicing Emergency Preparedness: The Key to a Successful Failure I Emergency Management / Security
608 Respirator Selection - Thinking Beyond the APF (Assigned Protection Factor) I Industrial Hygiene / Health
621 Safety Training Activities for OSHA's Top Ten B Training / Education
602 Selling Safety to the Front Line Employee B Business Skills & Personal Development
622 Techniques & Technologies for Effective EH&S Training I Training / Education
616 The Management Challenges in Swimming Pool Health I Safety Management, Healthcare / Wellness
612 Top Citations in General Industry and Construction B Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
601 Transformational Indicators: Measuring the Contribution of Value A Business Skills & Personal Development
619 Understanding Electricity, Power Tools and Prevention of Electrocution at Work I Technical / Engineering / Standards

June 28, 3:00pm - 4:15pm

642 A Global Approach to Implementing a Fatality & Serious Injury Prevention Program I Risk Assessment
647 A Hitchhikers Guide to Deep Safe E Safety Management
635 Applying ISO 45001 to Manage Your Workplace Ergonomics Program I Ergonomics
648 Beginning the Journey to a Zero Harm Workplace I Safety Management
631 Briefing the Boardroom E Business Skills & Personal Development
632 Can Your Rigging Plan Carry the Load? I Construction / Mining
651 Developing a World Class Electrical Safety Program by Schneider Electric, NFPA70e A Technical / Engineering / Standards
633 Emerging IH Issues in Construction, A Potpourri I Industrial Hygiene / Health, Construction / Mining
636 Fire Protection Failures and Impairments B Fire Protection
649 Getting to Zero - Really!?! A Executive, Safety Management
652 Improve Your Speaking and Presentation Skills, Less is More I Training / Education
639 Issues in International Practice - 2 Part Session: I Healthcare / Wellness, International
654 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Safe Patient Handling and Behavioral Safety Key Issue Roundtables
634 Laboratory Safety I Environment / Hazardous Material
630 Managing Up Through the Use of Influence and Collaboration I Business Skills & Personal Development
644 On Target Risk Control Programs I Risk Management / Insurance
640 OSHA - Saving Lives One Case at a Time Part 1 B, I, A, E Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
650 Responding to a Fall Protection Emergency I Technical / Engineering / Standards
653 Rock Your EHS Training with ASSE/ANSI Z490 Standard on EHS Training! I Training / Education
646 The Front Lines of Safety Culture Management: Harness the Power of Supervisors E Safety Management
643 The Right Risk Decisions: Key to Effective and Efficient Safety Management I Risk Assessment
637 The Tony Crow Story - Safety 24/7 - At Work, Home & Play - It's Not Just About Me B Human Behavior
641 Understanding the Isocyanate National Emphasis Program to Reduce Exposure B Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
645 Use ISO 31000 to Improve Your Safety Culture I Risk Management / Insurance
638 Why Are We So Obese and Diabetic? The Implications for Ergonomics and Wellness A Industrial Hygiene / Health

June 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

538 A New Twist to Providing Transitional Work B Healthcare / Wellness
553 All Hands on Deck: How to Effectively Provide Hands-on Safety Training I Training / Education
531 Business Lesson: Keeping SH&E in the Boardroom E Business Skills & Personal Development
539 Combating Fatigue in 24/7 Operations: Best Practices in FRMS Design I Industrial Hygiene / Health
545 Cyber Risk, It's No Longer Just the IT Department's Concern, It's Our Concern A Risk Management / Insurance
542 Electrical Hazard Identification & Mitigation: Addressing OSHA's Top Ten B Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
534 Fire and Ice - Heat Strain and Cold Stress in the Work Environment A Construction / Mining
548 Human Error: There is NO Root Cause A Safety Management
533 Innovation and Technology to Enhance Construction Safety A Construction / Mining
550 ISO/ANSI/ASSE 45001 Forum - Significant and Future Impact on Safety I Technical / Engineering / Standards, Executive
554 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Sharing Effective Training Techniques for Your Spanish Speaking Workforce Key Issue Roundtables
540 Lessons Learned From Real Accidents - Achieving Genuine Root Cause Analysis I International
544 Managing the Silver Tsunami, Practical Policies for Your Organization I Risk Management / Insurance
552 New Standards For Aerial Lifts I Technical / Engineering / Standards
555 Operational Excellence: A Safety Diagnostic Event A Risk Assessment
532 Personal Finance Business Skills & Personal Development
536 Plug the Leak or Keep Bailing: Stopping MSD Injuries with PtD I Ergonomics
541 Recent Upstream Oil and Gas Incidents Reported to OSHA B Oil & Gas, Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
543 Revolutionizing Risk Assessments - Oh My, Oh My, Bowties! I Risk Assessment
535 Spill Response: Clean it Up or Call in Hazmat I Environment / Hazardous Material, Emergency Management / Security
530 Supercharge Yourself To Help Leadership Establish Accountability For Safety I Business Skills & Personal Development
547 The Four Core Components of Safety Excellence E Safety Management
537 The Impact & Implications of NFPA 652, NFPA's Newest Combustible Dust Standard I Fire Protection
551 Top 10 Misuses of Fall Protection Equipment and What to Do About Them I Technical / Engineering / Standards
546 Why Safety Tools and Checklists Aren't Enough to Save Lives I Safety Management
549 Working With Your Multicultural Workforce I Safety Management

June 29, 1:45pm - 2:45pm

776 Applying Systems Thinking To Improve Safety I Safety Management
771 ASSE Government Affairs Committee Update B, I, A, E Regulatory Issues / Government / Public Sector
762 Design for Safety A Construction / Mining
763 ENVCIS: Elements of Environmental Information Affecting Business Confidentiality I Environment / Hazardous Material
774 Fit for Duty: More Than Peeing in a Cup A Safety Management
781 Fundamentals of SH&E: Basic Safety Management Fundamentals
767 Hardwired Inhibitions - Hidden Forces that Keep Us from Speaking Up A Human Behavior
775 How Mobile & Cloud Technologies Enable Access to Safety Records at the Worksite I Safety Management
782 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Your Best Practices for Overcoming Language Differences in the Workplace Key Issue Roundtables
772 Last Minute Risk Assessment - The Last Line of Defense I Risk Assessment
768 Noise Control Engineering Strategies B Industrial Hygiene / Health
777 OSHA's Enforcement and Significant Changes in 2015 NFPA 70E I Technical / Engineering / Standards
760 Persuasion Power - How to Get It, Use It and Keep It A Business Skills & Personal Development, Executive
778 Practical Solutions to Prevent Slips, Trips and Falls in Hotels and Restaurants B Technical / Engineering / Standards
769 Remember the Ladies Gender Equity for OSH Programs B International
761 Show Me the Money! Demonstrating the ROI in Programs, Projects and People I Business Skills & Personal Development
765 Test Your Knowledge of the ITM Requirements for Fire Protection Features I Fire Protection
779 U.S. Capitol Dome Restoration - What are We Doing and How are We Staying Safe? I Technical / Engineering / Standards
780 Use Innovation to Help Employees Remember Training A Training / Education
770 Vibration Exposure & Control... A Case Study with Practical Assessment A Oil & Gas
766 Wellness, an Essential Component of SH&E Incident Prevention I Executive, Healthcare / Wellness
773 Work Comp 101 for Supervisors & Managers - Key Claim Practices for Management I Risk Management / Insurance
764 Work Postural Risk Analyses & Prevention I Ergonomics

June 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

595 Arc Flash PPE - What's Really Behind Arc Ratings I Technical / Engineering / Standards
596 Be Aware Out There - Hazard Recognition B Training / Education
587 Construction Rescue: OSHA's Expectations for Confined Spaces & Fall Protection A Construction / Mining
593 Employee Engagement Via Safety Committees A Safety Management
597 Fundamentals of SH&E: Fire Protection Fundamentals
586 How to Keep Dollars from Trumping Safety I Business Skills & Personal Development
598 Key Issue Roundtable Discussion: Sharing and Leveraging Our Collective Knowledge on Best Practices and Technical Topics in Oil and Gas Key Issue Roundtables
591 Operational Risk & Regulatory Change Management A Risk Management / Insurance
594 Practical Applications of GHS: Documenting Compliance I Technical / Engineering / Standards
589 Real-time Monitoring Advances and Trends for the HS&E Professional I Industrial Hygiene / Health
590 Requirements and Risk Analysis for Health and Safety Managers and Professionals B Risk Assessment
588 The Real Root Cause - How a Global Company Is Reducing Risk One Person at a Time A Human Behavior
592 Transforming Your Risk Management Programs into Best of Class with a Little Help A Risk Management / Insurance

June 28, 9:30am - 10:15am

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